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  • USGS 01650800 SLIGO CREEK NEAR TAKOMA PARK, MD

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.--Lat 38°59'10.4", long 77°00'17.5", Montgomery County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02070010, 
       0.5 mi northwest of Takoma Park, 0.7 mi upstream from confluence with Long Branch, 2.0 mi upstream from mouth. 
    DRAINAGE AREA.--6.45 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2008 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage and concrete control. Datum of gage is 161.27 ft above North 
       American Vertical Datum of 1988. 
    REMARKS.--U.S. Geological Survey satellite data-collection platform at station.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Montgomery County Department 
       of Environmental Protection, and the U.S. Geological Survey. 
    
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    This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center, Baltimore office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 7 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00065 Gage height 2014-05-05  2014-09-02
    00060 Discharge 2008-10-07  2014-09-02
    00010 Temperature, water 2013-03-23  2014-08-26
    00400 pH 2013-03-23  2014-08-26
    00095 Specific cond at 25C 2013-03-23  2014-08-26
    00300 Dissolved oxygen 2013-03-23  2014-08-26
    63680 Turbidity, Form Neph 2013-03-23  2014-08-26

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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 0.93   09-02-2014  13:15 EST
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.1   09-02-2014  13:15 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 2 based on 5 years of record more
    Min
    (2009)
    25th
    percen-
    tile
    Median Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Sep 2
    Mean 75th
    percen-
    tile
    Max
    (2011)
    1.5 1.5 1.6 3.1 6.4 14 25

    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius
     
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    Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius
     
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    Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter
     
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    Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)
     
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